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Financial Literacy: Financial Literacy
Information on personal finance topics
Ask CFPB (Consumer Financial Protection Bureau)
A reference tool that provides answers to common financial questions.
Covers topics: earn, save and invest, protect, spend and borrow.
Investor basics and guide to researching investments.
360 Degrees of Financial Literacy
Financial information and tools for different life stages and situations.
Smart About Money
Provides online resources, calculators and other information and tools including daily decision making, emergencies, debt management, life transitions and so on.
Federal Student Aid
Find out about the process of taking out and repaying student loans.
US Department of Education
Website of the US Department of Education.
Paying for College
Guides for taking out loans and banking for students, as well as guidance on repaying student loans.
Recommended Podcasts and Readings
NPR podcast that teaches various broad aspects of the economy and personal finance. Transcripts available.
NPR daily, short episodes that deal directly with economy issues in the news. Transcripts available.
Bad with Money
A podcast that 'unapologetically examines the intersection of finances and social justice'. Closed captioning not available.
Life Kit How to Pay for College NPR
Life Kit Get Out of Debt NPR
Life Kit Secrets of Saving and Investing NPR
Podcast. Closed captioning not available.
Selected Electronic Books
Leveraging Your Financial Intelligence
Douglas Lennick; Roy Geer; Ryan Goulart
Publication Date: 2017-10-11
Mastery of Money for Students
Publication Date: 2019-06-01
Money Minded Families
Stephanie W. Mackara
Publication Date: 2020-04-09
John Hope Bryant
Publication Date: 2020-03-31
Tyler J. Longo; John M. Longo
Publication Date: 2020-11-24
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